Virat Kohli and Deepika Padukone grab top honours in Instagram Awards

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Indian skipper Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone won top honours at the first edition of Instagram Awards in India.

Instagram announced that Deepika Padukone has the ‘Most Followed Account’ while Virat Kohli has got the ‘Most Engaged Account’ on the photo-sharing platform.

Kohli has over 19.8 million followers on Instagram and his account generated the biggest number of engagements when all likes and comments from the content that he shared in 2017 — except ‘Story’ views and video views — were aggregated.

In the Most Followed Account category, Priyanka Chopra trailed behind Deepika’s 22.4 million followers with a count of 22 million, and Alia Bhatt rounded up the top three with 20.8 million followers.

Also, in recognition of building a community of 20 million followers, Instagram presented Alia Bhatt and Shraddha Kapoor with a milestone plaque, according to a press release.

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